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Dr. Liz Karam Selected as Fellow in the Institute for Inclusive Excellence

Congratulations to Dr. Liz Karam, who has been selected as a fellow in the 2016-17 Texas Tech University Institute for Inclusive Excellence. The Institute was founded in 2009 and gives tenure-track faculty an opportunity to promote a greater understanding of the academic value of diversity. Dr. Karam was chosen for her advocacy of diversity and equity […]

Alumnus Mike Shaub Awarded Teaching Excellence Award

Congratulations to Dr. Mike Shaub for being awarded the 2016 Ernst & Young Teaching Excellence Award. Established in 2008 by the Ernst & Young Teaching Excellence Fund, the award annually recognizes accounting faculty with extraordinary accomplishments in teaching effectiveness, innovation, curriculum development and student service. Professional Program in Accounting (PPA) students nominate accounting faculty members […]

Rawls College Graduate Takes the Road Less Traveled

Rawls College graduate, Angela F. Randolph, shares her unique story about how she came to Tech, participated in the Ph.D. Project, and secured her first teaching position.  Learn more about Angela Randolph, assistant professor of entrepreneurship, at Babson College.  

Rawls College Announces New Associate Dean

Dr. Dennis Arnett, John B. Malouf Professor of Marketing, will be appointed Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and External Relations, effective September 1, 2016. Arnett holds a B.S. in Mathematics from Occidental College, a Master of Arts in Education from Alliant International University, and a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Texas Tech University. Dr. Arnett’s […]

Rawls College Announces New Area Coordinator

The Rawls College of Business has named Dr. Rodney Thomas as the new area coordinator for the Area of Marketing and Supply Chain Management. Thomas is a  Jerry S. Rawls Professor of Business Administration. Dr. Rodney W. Thomas is the Area Coordinator of Marketing and Supply Chain Management and the Jerry S. Rawls Professor of […]

Rawls College Announces Endowed Chairs, Professorships

The Rawls College of Business announces several new faculty chair and professorship appointments, effective September 1, 2016. Chairs and professorships are awarded based on excellence in research and teaching. “Through the generous support of Rawls alumni and friends of the college, the college is able to recognize accomplished academic scholars and outstanding teachers. Endowed chairs […]

Dr. McDonald Wins TLPDC Spotlight Award

Professor of Marketing, Dr. Bob McDonald was honored by the Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development Center (TLPDC) for his commitment to students. Dr. McDonald received the 2016 TLPDC Faculty Spotlight Award which highlights faculty and staff members who have been involved with the center to creatively enhance their classes. This annual award features faculty and […]

Dr. Eric Walden Named Director of Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute

THIS STORY WAS PROVIDED BY GLENYS YOUNG, SENIOR EDITOR FOR THE TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING. Texas Tech University has named Eric Walden as the new director of the Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute (TTNI). Walden is the director of data science programs and is the James C. Wetherbe Professor in the Rawls College of […]

Management and Marketing Major Bradley Adkins to Compete at the Rio 2016 Olympics

Texas Tech Track and Field high jumper and Rawls College student Bradley Adkins will represent Team USA at the Rio 2016 Olympics. Bradley – a dual management and marketing major – qualified for the competition by leaping over the 7-1 and 7-3 marks, finishing third at the USA Olympic Trials in Eugene, Ore., earlier this […]

Amanda Cook Acquires International Business Skills during Internship in China

Amanda Cook, a senior Supply Chain Management major from Cypress, Texas, spent the past two semesters in China, studying abroad and interning at the U.S. Foreign Commercial Service for the U.S. Embassy in Beijing. She secured this internship, which lasted from March to the middle of June, after working as a congressional intern in the […]